Library Online: Closing the Loop on Soft Plastics


Lexi and Sam from Plastic Police holding soft plastic at waterfront


Monday, 9 November 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Did you know one in three pieces of plastic packaging in Australia is soft plastic? Yet, most of it ends up in landfill. Together, we can change this.

If you are looking to reduce or recycle your soft plastic waste or keen to learn more about how soft plastic is recycled and what it is turned into you won't want to miss this special National Recycling Week online event on soft plastics to learn:

  • The five problems with soft plastic pollution and why it’s one of Australia’s most challenging waste streams
  • Three things you can do today to help tackle soft plastic waste
  • Exciting innovations happening on the Coast and across Australia to curb soft plastic waste

This session is delivered by Plastic Police®’s Sustainability and Education Officer Lexi Crouch. Plastic Police® help organisations and communities across Australia implement circular solutions for soft plastic. Plastic Police®’s purpose is to tackle the soft plastic waste problem through education.

Even though online registrations are still required. An email will be sent out to attendees 48 hours and two hours before the event with the Zoom link. Make sure to also check your junk/spam folder and if you don't receive an email 48 hours prior or if you book within two hours of the event starting please contact us for assistance.

To register for this online event click the 'Book Now' button below, call 4304 7500 or email


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Last updated : Fri 23 Oct 2020